CHILLICOTHE — The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will host a free waste pesticide collection event for Missouri farmers and households in late spring. According to a release, pesticides will be accepted, including fertilizers containing pesticides, de-wormers and fly tags. No paint, explosives, fire extinguishers, yard waste, electronics, trash or pesticides from businesses, distributors or facilities will be accepted.

The event will be open from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, June 11, at the Litton Ag Center in Chillicothe.